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Fixed Gear Herring Opening – HFA’s 09 and 10 – gillnets




Feb. 26, 2021

Fixed Gear Herring Opening – HFA’s 09 and 10 – gillnets

DFO advises that the herring fishery for fixed gear vessels using gillnets in St. Mary’s Bay (HFA 09) and Placentia Bay (HFA 10) will open at 0600 hours on Monday, March 1, 2021.

The Regional Director General, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Newfoundland and Labrador Region gives notice that Variation Order 2021-009 has been revoked and Variation Order 2021-011 comes into effect on February 27, 2021.

“Notices to Fish Harvesters” for all commercial fisheries are now available online under the Fishery Notices link on the DFO NL Region webpage at

If you would like to have all “Notices to Fish Harvesters” for commercial fisheries sent directly to you by email please contact: [email protected]


For information, contact:
Jodi Riggs-Power
Resource Management
Tel: 709-279-7626
[email protected]

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